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Meaning of MATRONYMIC

Pronunciation:  `matru'nimik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a name derived from the name of your mother or a maternal ancestor
 

MATRONYMIC is a 10 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: metronymic
 
 See Also: name

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mat`ro*nym"ic\, n. [L. mater mother + -nymic, as in
patronimic.]
See {Metronymic}.

 

 

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